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In the mid-sixties, a huge earthquake rocked Alaska. This sent a series of seismic waves along the West Coast of Vancouver Island, hitting Port Alberni late in the night.
Tammy Sloan has incredible drive. She’s a go-getter who sets her sights…
It was once said that the true value of a teacher is determined not by what they know, not by their ability to impart what they know but by their ability to stimulate in others a desire to know.
When you speak with Kevin Prachnau, there are two things that you quickly realize; he’s both a natural-born businessman and an incredibly hard worker.
Barbering is an ancient and noble profession that dates back thousands of…
Carol Tichelman was blessed with wonderful parents. As young people, they had…
I have known Grant Ullyot for as long as I’ve lived in…
Have you ever been around a person that is so focused, passionate and immersed in what they do that they almost vibrate with enthusiasm? Paula DeWitt-Krause is one of those people and I must admit that her passion and dedication to her music is infectious.
Susan Northey, a leadership and physical education teacher at Vedder Middle School,…
A family that plays together stays together. For the Mindel family, truer…
Each and every day, firefighters risk their lives to save victims of fire. These dedicated men and women contend with the dangers of structural collapses, heat stress, exposure to carbon monoxide and other gases, and a host of other serious hazards. Yet, they continue to serve their communities with courage, dedication and commitment.
The bagpipes have always had a strong connection with battle, war and…
Sandra Froese looks back on her childhood with fond memories. She was…
At an early age, Steve Just was taught the value of a…